Hurricane Katrina moved ashore over southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi early on August as an extremely dangerous Category 4 storm.
Hurricane Katrina, at one point a Category Five storm, caused millions of dollars in damage and left a death toll in the thousands.
Hurricane Katrina was an extremely destructive and deadly tropical cyclone that was the costliest natural disaster and one of the five deadliest hurricanes in the history of the United States.
“Ten years after Katrina, there's still a city at the mouth of the Mississippi.
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink
New Orleans police officer Daryle Holloway, September exhausted from a day rescuing the trapped and desperate from the attics and rooftops of New Orleans. Holloway would not live to see the tenth anniversary of the storm.
Left on its own for days after the storm, Charity Hospital on Tulane Avenue now stands permanently abandoned, a ghostly monument to a different Louisiana, a different society.